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At a local thrift store, a shirt costs $5 and a hat costs $3.50

At the end of the day, the owner collected $655.50 from the sale of shirts and hats.

For every 5 shirts sold, one hat was sold.

(a) What is the total number of shirts sold for the day?

(b) How much more money would the thrift store have made if all the items sold were shirts instead?

 

 Notes to student:

  1. If the question above has parts(e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12
  2. Round your answer off to 2 decimal places
The correct answer is : 115,34.50
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